Newton’s Heisman Statue: What Could Go Wrong?

Auburn recently announced that it has commissioned an artist to create a 10-foot statue of Cam Newton to honor the quarterback for winning the 2010 Heisman Trophy.

Cam Newton Heisman Statue and Harvey Updyke

(Bammer: “A Heisman statue for Scam? Death to the Talibarn!”)

The same artist, Ken Bjorge, recently completed statues of Auburn Heisman winners Bo Jackson at Pat Sullivan, which were scheduled to be unveiled on campus before Auburn’s spring football game on Saturday, will instead be undercover until the Newton statue is completed in October.

You can see a larger version of the above photo here.

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